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Descriptor English: Rwanda
Descriptor Spanish: Rwanda
Descriptor Portuguese: Ruanda
Descriptor French: Rwanda
Entry term(s): Republic of Rwanda
Ruanda
Tree number(s): Z01.058.290.120.680
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012432
Scope note: A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA, east of DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, west of TANZANIA. Its capital is Kigali. It was formerly part of the Belgian trust territory of Ruanda-Urund.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
EP epidemiology
DeCS ID: 12804
Unique ID: D012432
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Rwanda - Preferred
Concept UI M0019317
Scope note A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA, east of DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, west of TANZANIA. Its capital is Kigali. It was formerly part of the Belgian trust territory of Ruanda-Urund.
Preferred term Rwanda
Entry term(s) Republic of Rwanda
Ruanda



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